William E. Snyder Jr., MD

Brain & Spine

Contact Info

Neurosurgical Associates, PC
1932 Alcoa Highway, Suite C-360
Knoxville, TN 37920
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Phone: 865-524-1869
Fax: 865-544-6533
Website: Neurosurgical Associates, PC


Certification: American Board of Neurological Surgery
Schools: Indiana University School of Medicine
Internships: Indiana University Hospitals
Residencies: Indiana University Hospitals

Academic Appointments

Clinical Assistant Professor


Dr. William E. Snyder is a board certified neurosurgeon with special interest in spine surgery, brain tumors, aneurysms and trauma. He earned his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine and completed his residency at the Indiana University Hospital. He is an assistant professor with the Graduate School of Medicine. 

Dr Snyder’s clinical interests include spine surgery, neuro-oncology and trauma.  He is the neurosurgical liaison to the Trauma Center at UT Medical Center and he is the team neurosurgeon for the University of Tennessee at Knoxville Athletic Department.

For the past 12 years Dr. Snyder has served as faculty for the Goodman Neurosurgery Oral Board Preparation Course.  This is a highly interactive course that simulates the neurosurgery board examination given by the American Board of Neurological Surgery (ABNS).  It is the premier neurosurgical oral board review course with over 90 percent of candidates attending at least once prior to taking the exam.

Dr. Snyder is a member of several professional organizations such as the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Congress of Neurological Surgery and American College of Surgeons.